Cochise County is an educated healthy tobacco-free community.
To encourage and support healthy lifestyles and habits among Cochise County residents through education, service, and advocacy by:
Strengthening limitations on tobacco products and sales to youth
Advising youth on tobacco harms and tobacco industry tactics
Inspiring community members to act
What We Do
Become trained peer leaders
Engage in planning meetings
Attend health-based training events
Plan youth health events
Develop presentation messages
Provide community services
Recruit others to join
Youth coalition members promote tobacco prevention messages to their peers, focus on community-wide policy change and assist at school and community events. Tobacco Vendor Compliance Checks are otherwise known as Counter Strike Youth work alongside the Attorney General's Office to conduct checks at any tobacco vendor throughout the county.
Join Youth Health Coalition
Calling on all high school and middle school students, we are looking for motivated, driven, and passionate young minds who can lead Cochise County to a healthier and tobacco-free environment.
Meetings are on a regular basis. A new schedule is coming soon for virtual and in-person meetings.